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Oct 15, 2012 12:00pm CDT
will be held tonight on the northwest side. it's the first of three hearings being hosted by the city council's progressive caucus. the hearings are intended to encourage chicagoans to offer their own ideas, suggestions and concerns regarding mayor rahm emanuel's proposed budget for next year. tonight's hearing gets under way at 6 p-m at the copernicus center, at 5216 west lawrence. the city council's progressive caucus will host two more budget hearings next week on the south and west sides. >> your authority to order an audit of the city has always existed in the contract and it has never been exercised. i told our financial people that we're going to exercise that authority. it is a bad deal for the city of chicago. parking rates have soared. a continue to fight a $14 million bill from the company. the city took meter spaces out of service. the mayor also disputes the $35 million bill. there diligently submitting financial information. the mayor has also ordered audit for the skyway and lakefront parking rod. >>a public hearing on the new city budget will be held tonight on the northwest
Oct 15, 2012 11:00am PDT
be the center of most super bowl events. if the city makes its first round it has to submit a plan by early may. nfl expects official announcement tomorrow. >>> this thursday is 49ers game day here. 4:00 jerry rice and brent jones join us as abc7 news presents the pregame show followed at 5 by the take -- by the game. after that jerry and brent will stake around for a edition of after the game. >>> giants' fans are gearing up for tonight's game. last night the giants fell to the cardinals in the opener. bumgarner gave up six runs in the first four innings late comeback was too little, too late. vogelsong will start on the mound tonight. >>> much more still ahead. pakistani girl has arrived in england for lifesaving medical treatment after she was shot in the head by the taliban. while some officials are still fearing for her safety. >> new details on dangerous situation during a daredevil's record breaking dive. why fearless felix >>> a pakistani teen arrived in england this morning for medical treatment. the four teen-year-old girl was shot after defying taliban threats to stop speaking out fo
Oct 16, 2012 4:55am EDT
of things that the city will tolerate. that's the first and most important fact. we put the center back together. it took $1 million to renovate this building. we wanted to make sure people understand the sacrifice angela and her husband and the children made, we want to make sure the message is sent out that the city won't tolerate this kind of behavior. we anticipate the 10th anniversary of the dawson murders, it was devastating to all of us, i was there that night. it affected the pain i feel today it has not changed when you see five kids taken out of a house. it's the kind of thing we don't want to have happen in the city again. >> thank you for joining us this morning and talking to us. we appreciate it. that event to honor the family kicks off at 6:00 tonight. sherrie johnson, abc2 news. >>> been re than a month since the terror attack in libya. >> a member of the obama administration is taking the blame. why hilary clinton says the responsibility rests with her. >>> it's been more than a month since attack on the united states consulate in libya. it killed four americans includi
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Oct 15, 2012 12:00pm PDT
changes everything. this is "studio b." first from fox at 3:00 in new york city, the race for the white house is closer than ever as the candidates prepare for the second debate. president obama expected to come out swinging according to those involved after a performance in the first day he admits was not his best. the polls tightened and governor romney raising in the national level in the league. the governor is expected to hit on the administration's muddled response to libya, the attack that kills the ambassador and others. romney supporters say this represents a major foreign policy fair and democrats accuse republicans of exploiting the tragedy. ed henry is live in williamsburg, virginia. the white house still taking heat from republicans over the attack in benghazi. >>reporter: that is right. it is relevant tomorrow because this is the first time the president will be in a debate where foreign policy is on the table, both domestic and foreign policy will be at issue in this townhall-style format. the first denver was about the economy and domestic issues. when vice president bid
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Oct 18, 2012 2:00am PDT
sexy world. >> you can see for yourself it is the complete first season of magic city is now available on dvd. if you haven't seen it it's kind of godfather meets dynasty. >> finnal, fashion, sticking with the theme food. >> almost 6:00 a.m. but is it ever too early for pasta? >> never. >> they are some of my favorite italian dishes. what makes them even better is if i could eat them guiltless. now thanks to celebrity chef rocco dispirito we can eat our favorite italian dishes for under 350 calories. rocco told us all about it. >> it is like culinary meets travel meets health. the intersection of those three things. what got me interested was a scary visit to my doctor. >> people are dieting and it can be a little intimidating. >> it is laden with cheese and oil and lots of sugar these days. >> what if three or four things that people can do to make it a little healthier. >> anything you cook yourself will be healthier. you are probably going to use more vegetables less butter less sugar. encourage you to cook these up. >> you can catch my entire interview with rocco at fox news magazi
Oct 9, 2012 6:00pm EDT
-city tour. first return to venezuela or president hugo chÁvez has won his fourth presidential election, defeating challenger henrique capriles in a race widely seen as chÁvez's strongest challenge since his first victory in 1998. chÁvez 154% of the vote, with henrique capriles gaining just under 45%. tens of thousands celebrated in the streets of the capital caracas after the results were announced. chÁvez held a replica of the sword of independence hero simon boulevard during the victory celebration. at a rally of the presidential chalice, chÁvez reached out to the political opposition and called for unity among venezuelans. >> to those to promote hate, to those to promote social poison, to those or always tried to deny all the good things that happen in venezuela, i invite him to dialogue, to debate, and to work together for venezuela. for the bulgarian people, for the bolivarian venezuelan. that is why i start by sending these greetings to them and extending these two hands and hearts to them, in the name of all of us because we are brothers. >> venezuelan he president hugo chÁ
Oct 26, 2012 5:30pm EDT
from ever... legally owwing a firearm. the city is not looking to add to it's arsenal of speedd cameras. that's what transportatiio officials disclosse today at the first meeeing of a speed camera task forcee the roup is studying how to best manage the system that issues hundreds of phouuands of tickets annually. &p city officials sayytte next phase of improving the cities reddlight nd speed cameras willlfocus on mainttnaning it. hhw are the roads looking tonig? tonight?brrndi proctor has our traffic dge report. repoot. maplibertt40shawanmaa395map with halloween just dayy away no one can appreciate the lovee elephants. like the with the help of tww afriiann elephants the maryyand zoo weekend. toddy dolly and anna took part ann many were able to watch them crush the 2-hhndred-pound pumpkins with their feet,, head, and tuskk but ttis weekend may not be all fun and expecting toohit alliiore. but zoo officials saa they are prepared foo anything. "we haveea lot of ouu staff oo grounds thats preparing for a doing a lot oo things like getting all the gas canisters generators and cars s
Oct 29, 2012 6:00pm EDT
of some areas. i am also ordering all of the city's public schools be closed on monday. first as to the evacuations. we are ordering this evacuation for the safety of approximately 375,000 people who live in these areas. if you live in these areas, you should leave them this afternoon. >> with just over a week before the election, but president obama and republican challenger mitt romney have scaled back campaigning as hurricane sandy approaches. the two campaigns have cancelled a combined 17 events and suspended fundraising emails in states that lie in the storm's path. on saturday, president obama rallied supporters in new hampshire, where he criticized romney's record as governor of the neighboring massachusetts. >> during governor romney's campaign down there, he promised the same thing he is promising now. he said he would fight for jobs and middle-class families. but once he took office, he pushed through a tax cut that overwhelmingly benefit 278 of the wealthiest families in the state, and then he raised taxes and fees on middle-class families to the tune of $750 millio
Oct 15, 2012 7:00am PDT
francisco would be the center of most super bowl events if the city passes this morning's first round. it has to submit a plan by early may. >> earlier accident gone, 80, 580, 880 all jam approaching bay bridge over an hour getting into san francisco. head-on collision highway one at devil slide, take 92. peninsula north 101 old mill field road accident has things slow from sunnyvale southbound 680 at treat slow from 242 to walnut creek. >>> good morning. fog affecting all bay area counties, sfo delays quarter mile eight half mile livermore better in san jose north bay and bridges give yourself extra time. later today we will warm up with high clouds, 70s and "and what's your name?" "oh, it's flo." "and what do you do?" "oh, i sell insurance like no one else." "oh, that's nice." "thank you." now, that's progressive. call or click today. >>> it's not a journey. every journey ends. but we go on. the world turns and we turn with it. [ laughter ] >> i don't know what he's ruminating about, but i like look at him. >> a little beat poetry right there from brad pitt. he made history with tha
Oct 28, 2012 7:00pm EDT
. the first was against the steelers. this afternoon against kansas city. solomon: and boy, has he earned it. every single yard. he's gotten dirty, he's been hit, but he's stayed in this game and he's paid off. and carson palmer said we believe in our running game. we believe in darren mcfadden. to a man the coaches have said the same thing and now you see why. this is a guy that is learning to run in this new zone scheme. they've run more man and more power stuff. as you talked about, the second 100-yard rushing game in season. he's had to make some adjustments and some of the people in front of him blocking have moved around and he's had to adjust to them as well. kevin: mcfadden has 4 yards he's registered here in the second half. remaining in the game right now. here's a first and 10 as the chiefs from the kansas city 22. mcfadden. the clock is going to continue to tick to the two-minute warning. after that two-yard gain by mcfadden. mcfadden. raiders on top by 10. yeah, but can he do this? [ male announcer ] cheer on whitney phelps as she trains for the ing new york city marathon. with
Oct 1, 2012 9:00am PDT
reported in syria's main cities, aleppo and damascus. let's go to neighboring lebanon. mohammed, first of all, you look at these pictures. i mean, we see the demolition is taking place. displacement. it really does remind you of what happened 30 years ago when you had syrian president bashar al assad's father brutally suppressing a revolt in that very same city. >> reporter: well, that's right, suzanne. that's what we've heard from residents in hama that are being affected by this. the massacre that happened here 30 years ago is still very much fresh in the minds of residents in hama, and they are concerned that what's happening now might be a precursor it a repeat of that. now, in 1982 you had syrian security forces at the orders of al assad, his father, putting done a revolt there. there were never any official numbers, but estimates ranging from between 3,000 to maybe 40,000 people, casualties, of that revolt that was put down by the government. now, you have this campaign. activists are saying it is system mattic displacement that the syrian regime is going in there. tanks have sti
Oct 1, 2012 12:00pm EDT
from the first debate taking place at the university of denver. it is the same city that hosted the 2008 democratic convention. same state that president obama went on to win four years ago. it's going to be the first time that these two are going to share the same stage, and they're going to tackle domestic policy. that's going to happen for 90 minutes. of course, the stakes very high. especially for romney now. he is trailing in key states that could decide this election. cnn's candy crowley is saying that they're great expectations, even while both sides are trying to lower them. >> reporter: apparently romney supporter and republican governor chris christie didn't get the memo. >> wednesday night is the restart of this campaign, and i think you're going to see those numbers start to move right back in the other direction. >> reporter: note to governor christie. no, no, no, no. sop for predebate chatter is to lower expectations for your guy by raising expectations for the other die guy. like this. >> president obama is a very -- he is a very gifted speaker. the man has been o
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Oct 22, 2012 11:00pm PDT
of attack you expect from a guy running for city council for the first time, not what you expect from the president. personal attack about an investment when talking about iran? i thought romney had the day. he looked presidential. president did not. that is the impression i think that is going to be left. >> mitt romney sounded more on the right and how will that play? >> well, i think those on the right left would have loved to have been belacose in the but will understand why romney did it. he stayed away from pit falls. he did not allow himself to be painted as a war amonger. it's what reagan understood in 1980 and did well. >> charms kraut hammer, thank you. >> he mentioned sequester, massive cuts to the dpeens department, the pentagon coming up on january 2. the president said tonight the sequester will not happen. that was a key moment. will now, white house campaign is back and saying in the spin room just behind you, pressed on this, he said repeatedly everyone in washington agrees that sequester quote should not happen. and asked again and said it should not happen. will not
Oct 15, 2012 12:00pm PDT
a statement until the nfl makes one. we're expected to know what cities are being thought of by tomorrow. >> today the golden date warriors plan to introduce the first drawings of their arena in san francisco. we don't know what they will look for but sources tell us they will be situated on the far outer edge of piers 30 and 32. the idea is to make the arena appear smaller and create a sense of open space. >> the giants lost first in the to the red and against last night to the cardinals. >> here's the 1-2. takes second and that -- >> giants still behind 6, this before finally getting on the floor. game 2 on the bay again with the 5:00 start and you can still get standing room only tickets. they'll cost you about $90. games 3, 4, and 5 are all on the road in st. louis beginning on wednesday. >>> well, the presidential candidates hunker down for a final day of preparations before tomorrow's second debate. this as a new poll shows the race is tight. >> plus a girl shot by the taliban is getting medical help in london. the shooting is sparking protest and prayer all around the world. >> a
Oct 26, 2012 6:00am PDT
. the city celebrates the giants on their way to detroit for game 3 of the world series. first pitch set for 5:07 p.m. just as the other to games. the giants say you know by now they are enjoying a 2-0 lead. pitcher madison baumgartner had seven strong innings, eight strikeouts and that the giants calling two runs in the seventh and eighth innings. the forecasters say there's a bit of uncertainty about the path of hurricane center. tandy had ignored and it has caused widespread damage in the caribbean. forecasting sandy could merge with another system that is coming from the great lakes area. once those combine their calling it a fr at 13,00114. the ad head many may be subject to the same supply constraints that held down sales of the iphone 5 when it came out. orders began at midnight within 20 minutes we were hearing that people were getting e-mail's saying if you want to get the white one it would be a bit of a opoin+ it will be availableto of our warmest spots could climb to the '80s. we do have a change is starting the next work week. it will be cooler we have dense fog expected alo
Oct 21, 2012 11:00pm EDT
inskeep discusses his book, "instant city: life and death in karachi." >> steve inskeep, when did you first go to work for npr? >> i had been freelancing a while, and hired me to cover politics. i would cover anything that needed done that nobody else would do. on my first full day there, i got on a plan to cover the new hampshire primary. i have been doing it ever since. i have been sent to cover plant cresses, wars, and i really enjoy myself. >> why radio? >> ipad started in high school in radio. my brother got on staff. i figured if my older brother could do it, i could do it. i got on staff. i called football games and basketball games. in college, i got paid $10 a game to the demand for high school and football games, i discover public radio at the same time. i was more of a news guy. i fell in love with npr in particular. i had a saturday morning shift in kentucky. i had to get up, go in, turn the radio on and put on national programs on the air. i got to sit there and listen to scott simon, weekend edition, for two hours. he is a brilliant broadcaster. i got to hear twice how h
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Oct 25, 2012 12:00pm PDT
. that is all ahead unless breaking news changes everything. this is "studio b." first from fox at 3:00 in new york city, the weather experts are warning of a potential billion dollar frank -- storm, hurricane sandy, strengthening beyond most predictions and headed to the eastern seaboard, a category two hurricane slamming cuba with winds at 114 miles per hour. to are dead in the caribbean. now, the government says sandy is growing stronger and faster. it is just one part of a destructive, severe weather situation. noaa reports that when she hits the east coast, it could hit with an early winter storm and arctic air on the night before halloween during a full moon. good grief! gale force winds flooding and heavy rain and snow are all possible in the northeast part of the united states between sunday and wednesday. an expert predicts a massive storm. one so big that folks from florida to maine and inland as ohio could feel it. wow! franken something or other. frankenstorm. rick: the billion dollar storm is very accurate right now it is category to storm across the bahamas and close to air flori
Oct 2, 2012 6:00pm EDT
and peace report. i'm amy goodman. we are on the road it on a 100- city tour. on the eve of the first presidential debate, president obama and romney are being heard to address -- urged to address the problem of gun violence. wednesday's debate takes place 10 miles away from the columbine shooting and 15 miles away from the movie theater where 15 people were killed in july. a new bipartisan ad created by survivors of recent massacres is set to air nationally. the aid is called "demand a plan" and features a man who survived the shooting. >> i was shot in the face and neck, but i was lucky. in the next four years, 40,000 americans will not be so lucky, because they will be murdered with guns. enough to fill 200 theaters. when you watch the presidential debates, ask yourself, who has a plan to stun gun violence? let's demand a plan. >> early this morning, i came back from blacksburg, va., from virginia tech, and spoke with a survivor from another massacre. his name is colin goddard. he was shot four times during the 2007 virginia tech massacre that left 32 people dead. he now works for
Oct 7, 2012 9:45am EDT
. howard first and foremost as a bowdoin upon the city to get beat, was born in maine, went on to the rank of general during the civil war, then became head of the freedman's bureau camus superintendent at west point for some time. was in charge of indian wars in the west for a wild. pundit howard university in washington d.c. as well as lincoln memorial university in tennessee and throughout his life was engaged in those institutions that he is such a large part in forming. i bowdoin commuters and the board of trustees for years and years, served as president at howard and lincoln university at different times in his life was awarded the medal of honor for service in the civil war, really had a distinct whoosh career in lots of different ways. what is pulled here are images of him overtime early on. he's a general by then, but still young. and some older ones, including an interesting woodcut rendition of had reduces hand to simple elements that provides for a grim portrait at the same time. a photograph here of him with chief joseph, who was chief of war and first tribe in the northwest,
Oct 13, 2012 7:00am PDT
to be a big deal. the only area seeing rain, crescent city. the system that brought us rain during the week now off to the east. you remember that system? it was here last weekend. as it edged closer finally going across california, cloudy conditions and the first rainfall for the season. today nice weather in store for the afternoon on friday mid to upper 60's about where we saw the temperatures, even the warmest today, mid to upper 70's for the hotter spots and by sunday low 80s in the forecast for some of the warmer areas, for the afternoon, mostly sunny skies, 73 expected in kent field. 74 san rafael. 71 oakland. 68 alameda for the car -- the car show going on there. 76 pleasanton. 76 danville. 73 san jose, 74saratoga, for the afternoon today 74 wood side, 70 san mateo. half moon bay, if you are headed that direction for the big festival going to be a nice day. low 70s santa cruz for the afternoon. second half of the weekend the warmer one, still looking good. are you looking toward tuesday and wednesday? upper 80's, low 90s. >> after a dream season the a's are not planning to many ch
Oct 15, 2012 10:00am PDT
. it was the first home victory for the skins since the first week of last season. welcome news for a city that is still heartbroken over the end of the baseball season. i can atus to that. attest to that. >>> the pakistani teen who was attacked and shot by the taliban last week has just arrived at a major trauma center in the uk. since her shooting, thousand as cross pakistan and around the world have taken to the streets demanding justice for malala who was targeted by the taliban because of her work advocating for rights of girls to be educated. our reporter is live in birmingham outside queen elizabeth hospital. bring us up to date on what are doctors telling you about her chances of recovery? >> reporter: andrea, she got here to the hospital in the last half hour or so. medical staff will be looking at her now. she had that 12 hours in the air, stopping off in abu dhabi on the way here. so she has had a long flight. she now has been taken to the hospital on a very slow journey. paramedics were very careful because of the nature of her injuries. but in the last hour, a hospital spokesp
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Oct 15, 2012 4:00pm PDT
to the parents of andrea habberman, she was killed on the 92nd floor. she was on first business trip to new york stock exchange -- new york city on 9/11. she wanted to be in court and walk along the defense table and look the five 9/11 suspects in the eye to see if they even had a soul. four years ago president obama said he would close the camps here at guantanamo bay. four years later 166 detainees remain. what we expect is that the ultimate trial will take place a year from now and some of these families who lost adult children have told me that they believe they will probably be dead before this trial is finished and all of the appeals are exhausted, shep. >> shepard: catherine herridge at guantanamo bay tonight, thank you. turkey reports it's intercepted another plane bound for syria. turkish officials ordered armenian plane flying to syrian city of aleppo to land. they searched its cargo and then cleared it when they confirmed it was carrying humanitarian aid. last week turkey intercepted syrian plane headed from moscow to damascus. the turkish prime minister claimed it was carrying russia
Oct 15, 2012 7:00am PDT
francisco at 72 degrees and 66 in daly city. those of you having to the giants came first pitch at 5:07 p.m. temperatures in the upper 60s. the kron 47 day around of a forecast warm conditions for wednesday and thursday. things will cool back down as we get closer to friday. >> george >> thank you erica. interstate 80 much improved dry times have peaked to nearly one hour from hercules to berkeley. they're now at 32 minutes that still about 10 minutes over what it should be but they are improving thankfully. on 880 south at westbound on 84 the dumbarton bridge and earlier morning long. the heaviest traffic at 22 minutes still coming from highway 24. >> the san mateo bridge while improved is still a little slower than little. 16 minutes now the drive time instead of the usual easy 11 minute drive. as for the golden gate bridge 101 southdown we are still waiting for the fault to clear. and i want to update you on conditions in san francisco there was a suspicious package found near uc at as med school that forced the closure from sixth out to him away. has or ofted a couple of mu welcome ba
Oct 26, 2012 1:00am EDT
with his party. when i was a city councilman in lyndhurst, ohio, i introduced the first property-tax rollback in the history of our city. we give tax relief to senior citizens and working families. i worked in a bipartisan fashion -- and we reconstructed the oversight to the workers' compensation investment fund. i worked in a bipartisan way to pass down the budget and try to keep young people in ohio. identified the exports with ohio and worked in a bipartisan way to manage the finances in the state of ohio where we have the highest rating on our bonds and investment and voluntarily cut our budget two years in a row. >> i would emphasize that he voted with his own party -- he voted with them 96% of the time. the only time he doesn't is if the interest group does not have a better offer. he voted against his leadership to satisfy the pay lenders and raised a lot of money. there is nothing in his elektra records that would show that he ever stands up to his political party on anything significant. >> is there one big area of disagreement you have with mitt romney, mandel? >> it is
Oct 19, 2012 4:00am EDT
please join the conversation., at@cnbcwex. it was my first day on a new job in the city. and not a lot happened i can tell you apart from people just looked at each other in amazement. they didn't answer the phones either. yeah, an interesting day all around. and what a great buying opportunity. we learned it was probably the buying opportunity of the century. >> ross, that's for sure. stick around, because still to come on the show, as eu banking policy inches closer to getting the green light, we'll hear from the finland bank governor. >>> google continues to move lower in european trade after losing $22 billion in market cap on wall street. >> and microsoft's profits drop falling short of forecasts as the company gets set to launch its new windows 8 software. >> europe's troubled banks could receive funds as soon as the beginning of next year. germany still appears to be eyeing a longer time frame, however. eu leaders have been hammering out the details of a banking union at a summit in brussels. and speaking this morning, ecb policy maker know vat any say
Oct 26, 2012 7:00am PDT
.c., and new york city. most likely in the delmarva peninsula, in the south jersey area. that turns the storm -- for the first time, we get kind of a hybrid storm turning into the coastline. we're talking about sandy getting hit with an arctic blast of air at the same time. extra infusion of energy. and getting spun up even more. supercharged by that jet stream. exactly where is the storm right now? it's off the coast about 300 miles from miami. you can see the feeder bands of rain getting in there. that's exactly where our ginger zee is this morning. ginger, what are you feeling? >> sam, we're in between some of the heaviest bands. the winds will gust this morning. anywhere to 30 miles per hour. today, it will be 40 to 60 miles an hour. the most impressive sights? the water pushing the sand all the way up here. up to the ropes. the grasses and the mangroves start. seaweed shouldn't be this far up on the beach. look at the pictures from yesterday. dangerous rip currents. people should not go in the water. the biggest concern would be tying things down today. likely some power outages. after i
Oct 15, 2012 7:00am PDT
, yes, they can. >>> the city of san francisco will try something new on election night. for the first time ever, they are 0 gonna release preliminary results of rank-choice voting. under the system if no candidate gets the majority r -- the majority of first-place votes, the last candidate would be elected. in the past they have waited several days to run the votes. and that left a lot of people wondering where their votes would go in a really tight race. >>> finer preparations are underway for arlen specter. the five-term senator died from complications of nonhodgkins limb -- lymphoma. he spent most of his career in the senate as a republican but witch -- but switched to the democratic party in 2009 saying the gop had gone too conservative. a public service service -- funeral service will be held in pennsylvania tomorrow. >>> a number of cases for fungal meningitis, 205. the death stands at 15. the outbreak is linked to steroid shots used for back pain made by a pharmacy in massachusetts. some of the contaminated medicine was used in california. but there are no reports of infections
Oct 12, 2012 6:30pm EDT
to retirement and here's bill whitaker. >> reporter: just before midnight los angeles got the first glimpse of something never seen before: a 78-ton spaceship, five stories tall, 78-foot swing span moving majestically through dense city streets. it was a dramatic entrance fit for hollywood. >> gave me goose bumps. >> reporter: project manager ken carrion is responsible for getting "endeavour" through the streets of l.a. >> i had no idea how the community would be coming together. it's just so special. >> reporter: it has been a remarkable journey for the "endeavour", from outer space to inner city. this might not be its riskiest mission, but possibly its most complicated. its 12-mile trek at two miles an hour goes over freeways, down boulevards, through neighborhoods, almost 400 trees were cut down to make way. 2,700 metal plates laid down to strengthen roadways. power lines were lifted, stoplights removed. so it's like an obstacle course. >> it is an obstacle course, yeah. >> reporter: mike lofts is one of six operators using this joy stick to maneuver the six computerized transporters car
Oct 17, 2012 7:30am EDT
that kind of pressure of while at the same time reading back the federal? >> let me talk first about affordability proposal. what governor ryan has cities we should take the $25, $25 million in former funds that go out through title i to low income students and to ida for special needs students, former funds yes not, contrary to what jon said, cutting, and make them portable. being they would follow will -- follow out of both children to a district or charter school or enable them to enroll in a tutoring program or take courses online. this step would do three things immediately. first it would render irrelevant a host of existing regulations on use of title i funds in particular that burden school districts in various ways, constrain innovation, just make their lives more difficult, drive-up administrative costs. secondly it would put the federal government firmly behind the principle that should be used to empower student, not to our sluggish and dangers district bureaucracy. third, it would eliminate an obstacle, -- and that obstacle has been the lack of affordability through fede
Oct 11, 2012 6:00pm EDT
the shudder of world's." less than a month after the first atomic bomb test, the u.s. dropped a uranium bomb known as little boy over the japanese city of hiroshima, killing up to 130,000 people. three days later, fat man, a plutonium bomb, was detonated over nagasaki. later in his life, j. robert oppenheimer, often called the father of the atomic bomb, warned the public about its terrifying power. in a 1965 television broadcast he reflected on witnessing the first test nuclear explosion 20 years earlier. >> people laughed and people cried. i remember reading from the hindu scripture, "the destroyer of debt, a destroyer of worlds." i guess we all thought felt that way one another. >> to robert oppenheimer, developed the only two atomic bombs dropped on cities, nagasaki and hiroshima. today, los alamos national laboratory is the nation's foremost nuclear weapons lab. los alamos is only part of the nuclear story of new mexico. the state's long history of uranium mining on native american lands provides fuel for the front end of the nuclear industry. it is also published it also stores much of
Oct 15, 2012 7:00am EDT
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Oct 11, 2012 12:00am PDT
in a bus, on her way home from school, in the northeastern city of mingora, in pakistan's swat valley. at a military hospital in peshawar, doctors removed a bullet from her neck. the attack drew worldwide condemnation. speaking at the state department on the first ever international day of the girl, secretary of state hillary clinton said yousufzai is a brave young woman. >> yesterday's attack reminds us of the challenges that girls face, whether it is poverty or marginalization or even violence just for speaking out for their basic rights. >> woodruff: the taliban called the teenager's work an obscenity and pledged to make a new attempt to kill her, if she survives. for more on all of this we turn to "newshour" special correspondent saima mohsin. i spoke to her a short while ago from islamabad, pakistan. saima mohsin, welcome. first of all, we know the taliban are claiming responsibility. what more do we know about that? >> reporter: yes, the taliban have released a statement accepting responsibility and saying this is because they believe malala yousufzai, this 14-year-old girl from
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Oct 1, 2012 11:00pm PDT
on a date. >> eric: extending the olive branch. >> bob: queens teacher suing the city. what is the big news about that? the reason is john webster is a 220-pound gym teacher. 27 years old and claimed he was beat up by rodrigo, four years old, 50-pound first grader who broke his ankle and his knees and psychologically had to go through stress and suing the city. give up the gym job if i were you. >> eric: we have to move on. you're up. >> dana: caught my eye today. sweden, europeans, so to rabbit. ikea, they have a catalog, standard catalog. check out the picture there. in the saudi version they air brush out the woman. okay? so this is because they don't want to offend anybody. taking heat for that. now they're going to look at their policies. to make sure they're not in conflict. >> eric: gregory? >> greg: i am going to unveil today the cover of my book. now out. it doesn't come out until november 13 but you can order if it you want at amazon. i look like pierce bros nashn with constipation. i have a book tour through florida, alabama and georgia, 28th on. don't you think i look like him?
Oct 4, 2012 5:00pm EDT
. >> and the councilman said that the city will easily collect more money than what they spend on the extra cops and the playoffs. the first game in that park is on october 10. i don't know if they sold out or not. it looks like they will have a standing this. >> yeah, that is worth it. >> i hope that the weather will cooperate then. >> yes, there you go. but that will be the day. >> one of those days. yes, just fantastic. >> a little peckish right now. you cannot oversell that tomorrow in the weekend we'll start out 50. take a look outside. our michael and son weather cam. it is gorgeous. finally some drier air has moved in. we're really going to feel it tonight. temperatures the p -- temperatures want. eventually in the 50s. the winds finally shifted north to northwest at 12. that will also bring in the much more comfortable air as we go through the nighttime hours. even though technically a cold front has gone on through. remember that it is just a wind shift and we have the wind shift, but it will not bed colder tomorrow, still spectacular. speaking of cold though. we're going to go ahead an
Oct 26, 2012 12:00pm EDT
earlier i reintroduced the first tax rollback in the history of the city. i worked with democrats and republicans to pass it we gave property tax relief to senior citizens and working families. when i was in the state legislature of in a bipartisan fashion and i served on the house entrance committee where we reconstructed the oversight to the workers investment fund to protect your hard-earned dollars. i worked in a bipartisan way to pass a balanced budget. i worked in a bipartisan way to keep young people here in the state of ohio. i identified an issue the export of kids and grandkids from a high of. i worked in a bipartisan way to management in the state of ohio were referring to the highest rating bonds and investment and voluntarily cut our budget two years in a row. >> senator you have 30 seconds. brown: i would emphasize again josh mandel in the home party and the speaker of the hostile legislature talks a good game but with a 96% of the time and the only time he does in the financial skirred doesn't have a better offer and when he voted against satisfying to pay lenders w
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